# Word Problem

### Sarah Carmody

2nd Period

10-16-13

Your school's jazz band id selling CD's as a fundraiser. The total profit *p* depends on the amount *x*, that your band charges for each CD. The equation p=x^2+48x-300 models the profit of the fundraiser. What is **the least amount,** in dollars, you can charge for a **CD to make a profit of $200**?

**Show Your Work!**

Answer:

The least amount you can charge to make a profit of $200 is $15.29.